Vote — Jul 29, 2015 10:32 a.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 65/35
Apr 27, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced on April 27, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 1998
Length: 3 pages
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the standard deduction amount to reduce the marriage penalty, simplify the filing of individual tax returns, and provide tax relief for lower and middle income individuals, and for other purposes.
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